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The Kessler in the News

Here is some of the media attention The Kessler has received since its resurrection plans were revealed in 2009

Mar. 2014          Dallas Morning News: Kessler Theater building gains listing on National Register of Historic Places

Sept. 2013        Dallas Observer: BEST LIVE MUSIC VENUE Dallas 2013 – The Kessler Theater

Jan. 2013          Oak Cliff People’s Choice Awards: Best Performing Arts Venue and Live Music Venue 2012

Dec. 2012          Texas Monthly Article about Oak Cliff mentions Kessler Theater

Nov. 2012          Concert Review: Down Home Sounds at First Annual North Oak Cliff Music Fest

Mar. 2012          Where to grab a bite near the Kessler? At the Kessler!

Feb. 2012         Why Oak Cliff’s Kessler Theater is attracting the creme de la creme of musical acts

Dec. 2011         Oak Cliff Chamber Awards Kessler Theater Business of the Year

Nov. 2011          Troubadour, TX Episode 9

Oct. 2011          NBC DFW Kessler Theater Bridges Yesterday and Tomorrow

Sept. 2011         Best of Dallas: Best Live Music Venue 2011

June 2011         New York Times: Not J.R.’s Kind of Town

Feb. 2011          YouPlusMedia

Dec. 2010          Oak Cliff People’s Choice Awards: Best Performing Arts Venue 2010

Nov. 2010          Oak Cliff Advocate: Kessler Theater/Edwin Cabaniss gets Conservation Award

Oct. 2010          Dallas Voice: Art in the Cliff

Oct. 2010          Associated Content: Small-business owners lead Oak Cliff\’s revival

Sept. 2010        Best of Dallas: Best Backstage

Mar. 2010          KERA Art & Seek: Resurrection of The Kessler